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hi
while playing battlefield 3 ...the gpu's usage doesn't get over 40% .....what is the problem??
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What drivers are you using and what resolution? what is your cpu?
    
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It's most likely not a problem. How are you measuring the GPU usage?

Make sure SLI is enabled in the drivers. Is the game running poorly?

Also what settings are you using in BF3: Resolution and graphics settings.

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processor, resolution,drivers version?
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i have a c2d e8400 ....and i play the game on high 1600*900 .....the drivers are 306.97
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i have a c2d e8400 ....and i play the game on high 1600*900 .....the drivers are 306.97

That's your problem right there.
BF3 needs at least a decently clocked quad core.
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is q8200 good enough??
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is q8200 good enough??

No. It is worse than your E8400 but it is a quad-core. It might show some improvements in well threaded software. but the E8400 will beat it in everything else.
I won't be confident with anything slower than a Q9550.
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q8200 would be fine only if you can OC that chip, otherwise look for something like the 9550 or consider a chipset upgrade
    
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